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Youth world volleyball teams fall in Argentina, Bahrain

Defending world champions Italy defeated the U.S. girls’ youth national team, 25-7, 25-16, 25-15, in the quarterfinals...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
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AROUND TOWN

Weekly launches 25th year of charitable-giving campaign

This week marks the start of the 25th Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund drive, a charitable-giving effort that annually raises...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Veterans visualize hope through photos

The Veterans Photo Recovery Project helps veterans with mental health disorders to substitute the harrowing imagery of trauma...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Campaign underway to name Paly court after former coach

Palo Alto High School's basketball court at the spectacular Peery Family Center could bear the name of former coach Clem...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2017
Last comment by Gus L., on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 295 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Missing East Palo Alto teen found in Daly City

A 17-year-old East Palo Alto boy missing for nearly two weeks was found safe today in Daly City, a police spokesman said. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto, on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:44 pm | 6 comments | 6922 Views

SPORTS

Former Stanford men's basketball coach DiBiaso dies

Dick DiBiaso, Stanford's head men's basketball coach from 1976-82, died on Sunday at the age of 76. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Terry Crouthamel, on Nov 9, 2017 at 4:00 pm | 3 comments | 1273 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Is America Ready To Ban Foreign Home Buyers Like New Zealand?

In an effort to "cool" soaring property prices and make homes affordable for it's own citizens, New Zealand has banned non-residents...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 9, 2017 at 12:03 pm | 23 comments | 1334 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto to draw up new vision for Ventura site

Palo Alto took the critical first step Monday toward re-imagining and, ultimately, redeveloping a Ventura site best known...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Sanctimonious City, on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:53 am | 20 comments | 4204 Views

SPORTS

NLI: Several athletes sign letters of intent for colleges

Palo Alto baseball players Max Jung-Goldberg and Jake Varner and golfer Ahmed Ali signed national letters of intent on Wednesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Others?, on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:53 am | 2 comments | 1484 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two inmates escape from Palo Alto courthouse

Law enforcement agencies are searching for two Santa Clara County inmates who have escaped from the Palo Alto courthouse...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by Anke, on Nov 8, 2017 at 8:50 pm | 18 comments | 14381 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County to build inpatient psych unit for teens

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously directed staff on Tuesday to move forward with a proposal to build...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 8, 2017 at 8:40 pm | 9 comments | 3585 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Peter Pan' never gets old

Charming and nostalgic, "Peter Pan" is a great choice for families seeking some good old-fashioned entertainment this season....

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by bambi, on Nov 8, 2017 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 3350 Views

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Top Palo Alto officials to get raises

Four City Council-appointed officers -- City Manager James Keene, City Attorney Molly Stump, City Auditor Harriet Richardson...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Unbelievable , on Nov 7, 2017 at 11:26 pm | 30 comments | 2564 Views

SPORTS

Menlo, M-A girls win league XC titles; ECP, M-A boys are second

The Menlo School girls cross country team set a West Bay Athletic League time record and won the title at the league championships...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2017 at 9:47 pm | 7 comments | 2051 Views

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Palo Alto salutes its veterans

Joe Graham's memory lane stretches across continents, from North Carolina and northwestern Canada, where he trained for tank...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Stephanie M., on Nov 7, 2017 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 1743 Views

BOOKS

First Person: A conversation with David Kelley, founder of IDEO and Stanford d.school

David Kelley, founder of IDEO and the Stanford d.school talks with First Person host Lisa Van Dusen about his mission to...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by Andy, on Nov 7, 2017 at 4:22 pm | 3 comments | 4000 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County considers proposal for teen inpatient psych unit

Santa Clara County could launch an inpatient psychiatric unit for teenagers at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by Roxanne Reeves, on Nov 7, 2017 at 4:19 pm | 5 comments | 2956 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Family of bullying victim sues school district

The family of a special-education middle school student who was repeatedly bullied in 2016 has sued the Palo Alto school...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on Nov 7, 2017 at 1:04 pm | 64 comments | 9300 Views

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Give it to me straight, docs

R-E-S-P-E-C-T. With apologies to Aretha Franklin, you can find out what it means to you at this year's United Nations Association...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Becky Sanders, on Nov 7, 2017 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 369 Views

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School board to discuss Stanford expansion

The school board will hold a special meeting Tuesday to discuss Stanford's proposed General Use Permit, which spells out...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 7, 2017 at 9:43 am | 2 comments | 2846 Views
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